Gifted and Honors Education
- Gifted Overview
- Parent Information
- Parent Permission to Test
- Parent Handbook
- Parent and Student Resources and Presentations
LITCHFIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DISTRICT GIFTED
Please view the following 13 minute video for General Gifted Information. This presentation includes recognizing gifted traits, gifted testing, and meeting the needs of gifted learners. This video has Closed Captions. After opening the video, click on the CC icon at the bottom of the video. You will know that it is on because there will be a red line under CC.
Gifted Parent Information
LESD Gifted Email Group
The purpose of this email group is to maintain communication with parents of identified gifted students in the Litchfield Elementary School District.
Fall Gifted Student/Parent Night
Who: Identified LESD gifted students in grades K-8 and their parents.
When: Thursday, November, 2, 2023 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Where: Litchfield Elementary School Cafeteria
You will also find updated gifted education news and resources for teachers, administrators and parents of gifted learners at www.azed.gov/gifte
Parent Request for Gifted Testing
Parents can request that their child be tested for Gifted identification. If you would like your child tested, please fill out the form provided on the link below and turn it in to the school where you child attends. The Gifted Coordinator at your school will then test your child during one of the three regular testing periods.
Please see the Parent Permission for Gifted Testing Form for more information.
Gifted Parent Night Presentation - How Does Your Child Learn Best? After opening the video, click on the CC icon at the bottom of the video. You will know that it is on because there will be a red line under CC.
October 2023 Gifted Night presentation on "Mind in the Making"
Thank you for your interest in the Litchfield Elementary School District Honors Program.
Each middle school campus offers an Honors Program for students who are interested in a more rigorous curriculum and pace. Any student interested in being considered for entrance into the LESD Honors Program will need to complete an application for admittance into the program.
Middle School Honors applications for the 2024-2025 school year will be available at the school campuses and electronically from your child's homeroom teacher on Thursday, February 8, 2024.
Completed applications may be emailed to or dropped off at your child's home middle school by 4:00 p.m. Friday, March 29, 2024.
Please watch for information from your child's school about an upcoming Honors Parent Night.
Applicant notifications will take place Friday, May 10, 2024 via email.
Please visit the Overview of the LESD Honors Program to get more information.
Please visit the Honors Program Guide and Application Packet 2024-2025 to get more information.